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My Absence, My Silence…but still loving food

To all of you that follow my blog and have supported me, I do apologize for my absence.  And to my new readers, I want to say that hopefully my silence is now over.  This year really just engulfed me and things kept coming at me one after the next.  I could barely lift my […]

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A short break…

I would like to apologize for my silence these past few weeks.  My father had complications with his health and he was admitted to the hospital for surgery.  I have been spending every day next to him; he is recovering well and is now back at home.  I will be adding more content soon! Thank […]

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Best Of 2012, Best of Me

At the beginning of every new year, I like to look back on the previous year and see all that I have experienced and learned.  I feel it is important for us to do this not only to appreciate what we have gone through but to also glean from what experiences we have had and […]

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Off to Chiang Mai

Farewell Hong Kong for now.  I am off to Chiang Mai for 10 glorious days.  I have been looking forward to this trip for awhile now since I planned it.  I have visited Thailand multiple times but never to Chiang Mai.  Just wanted to let you all know so you don’t think I have disappeared. […]

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Beautiful Blogger Award

Wow, two awards in a span of a month?  I truly feel humbled and flattered that there are so many of you out there who support and believe in what I do.  I really never expected something that I found to be fun to turn into such an amazing way to meet other bloggers and […]

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Illuminating Blogger Award

I have to say I feel really honored to have been nominated for the Illuminated Blogger Award by CJ from http://www.foodstoriesblog.com This is the first time I have ever been nominated for an award for my blog The Epicurious Life.  It makes me feel like all my hard work is finally being noticed and appreciated. […]

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See You in 20

What will you look like in 20 years?  This is me now. Will you still like to cook with colorful pots?  Will you still cook at all? Will you still find beauty in the simple things? Will you still love photography?  Will you have exhibited any like you always dreamed of? Will you still live […]

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Abalone is my Little Piece of Heaven

It is no secret.  Ever since the age of three, I have loved abalone.  The story goes that I was at a banquet in Hong Kong and was sitting in-between my grandma and my mom.  My mom whispered to my grandma in Shanghainese to take my abalone away as a three year old would not […]

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Hong Kong

Lei Yuen Moon, Hong Kong Just a quick note to let you all know I am currently in Hong Kong.  I will be here for a few months so my blogging might not be as frequent but I will definitely try my best to bring you the best foods and cooking from my home here. […]

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Artful Blogging of Food

Marisa McClellan- Food in Jars: Preserving in Small Batches Year-Round I have thought long and hard on what I can bring to you all that is different to what I have been showing you over the past few years.  For the longest time I was so stumped that my blog took a hit.  A long break […]

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